Search for dissertations about: "residential prefabricated buildings"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words residential prefabricated buildings.

  1. 1. Conservation and maintenance of modern buildings. The need of long-term maintenance of building façades in metropolitan housing areas. A model-proposal for documentation, analysis and intervention

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Pär Meiling; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Kulturarv och kulturproduktion; Cultural heritage and cultural production; integrated conservation and sustainable urban development; residential prefabricated buildings; long-term-maintenance; documentation and analysis; façade materials and deterioration;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Many European towns, as well as conurbations world wide include a significant amount of residential prefabricated buildings from the late 1950s, 60s and 70s. Housing often is concentrated to suburbs as a result of societal planning and development during this period. READ MORE

  2. 2. Passive houses in Sweden - Experiences from design and construction

    University dissertation from Energy and Building Design

    Author : Ulla Janson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : Planning process; Leadership; Building construction; Residential buildings; Passive house; Energy efficiency; Estetiska ämnen; Aesthetic subjects;

    Abstract : The sector of residential buildings and service organizations uses 36% of the total energy in Sweden. In June 2006, it was decided by the Swedish parliament that the energy use in residential buildings and premises should decrease by 20% per heated unit area before 2020. READ MORE